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Waze gets into the order-ahead business with Dunkin' Donuts

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 10:13pm

Waze's traffic navigation app already shows ads prodding drivers to swing by fast-food joints like Dunkin' Donuts and Taco Bell. Now it's adding a new item to its menu — the ability to place orders at some shops.

American Airlines buys stake in China Southern Airlines

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 10:00pm

American Airlines has agreed to pay $200 million for a stake in China Southern Airlines, one of the country's three major state-owned carriers, and expand commercial cooperation.

American Airlines agrees to buy $200 million stake in China Southern Airlines, expand business cooperation

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 10:00pm

American Airlines agrees to buy $200 million stake in China Southern Airlines, expand business cooperation.

South Korea holds memorial for 9 missing ferry victims

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:50pm

South Korea has held a memorial ceremony for the nine passengers still missing from the 2014 ferry disaster that killed 304 passengers near the ship's wreckage that was raised last week.

Asian markets mostly higher after Wall Street sinks

Joe McDonald, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:33pm

Asian stock markets rose Tuesday after Wall Street sank on worries the Trump administration might not do as much for businesses as once thought.

Energy chief Perry tours Yucca Mountain nuclear site

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:31pm

Energy Secretary Rick Perry toured the site of a shuttered nuclear waste dump at Nevada's Yucca Mountain on Monday, his first visit to a U.S. Energy Department site since taking over the department.

Finger-pointing on Hill as GOP assesses health bill loss

Erica Werner, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:01pm

Congressional Republicans on Monday pointed fingers and assigned blame after their epic failure on health care and a weekend digesting the outcome.

Cruise line stops port calls at Mexican resort of Acapulco

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 7:40pm

The U.S. cruise ship line Holland America says it has halted port calls at Mexico's troubled resort city of Acapulco and will sail to other destinations in the country "due to recent security concerns."

Outspoken governor LePage serves up beer for a good cause

Marina Villeneuve, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 7:11pm

The governor is now truly a politician you could get a beer with.

Maryland lawmakers vote to ban drilling known as fracking

Brian Witte, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 6:24pm

Maryland lawmakers voted Monday to ban hydraulic fracturing for oil and natural gas, a process better known as fracking.

Suit alleging Home Depot negligence in killing revived

Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 6:03pm

An appeals court has restored a civil lawsuit that blames Home Depot for not firing a suburban Chicago supervisor with a history of sexual harassment who ended up strangling a 21-year-old pregnant subordinate — in a civil case focused on the liability of companies when supervisors use their authority to hurt co-workers away from work.

Company: Oil in pipeline under Missouri River reservoir

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 5:52pm

The Dakota Access pipeline developer said Monday that it has placed oil in the pipeline under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota and that it's preparing to put the pipeline into service.

Company: Dakota Access pipeline under North Dakota reservoir is filled with oil, full pipeline will be in service soon

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 5:20pm

Company: Dakota Access pipeline under North Dakota reservoir is filled with oil, full pipeline will be in service soon.

Grocery tax repeal bill heads Idaho governor's desk

Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 5:20pm

Idaho would join 37 other states to not put a sales tax on groceries under a proposal headed to the governor's desk.

Airline faces wrath of leggings wearers in boarding flap

Leanne Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 5:14pm

Don't mess with our stretch, United Airlines, or risk the wrath of leggings lovers.

Markets-At-A-Glance

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 5:04pm

A snapshot of major stock and commodities market indicators Monday:

GOP failure in Congress boosts Medicaid effort in Kansas

John Hanna, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 5:03pm

Legislators and advocates in Kansas pushing to expand the state's health coverage for the poor to thousands of adults are buoyed by the failure of Republicans in Washington to repeal former President Barack Obama's signature health care law.

Box Office Top 20: 'Beauty' adds $90.4 million in weekend 2

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 4:22pm

Disney's live-action "Beauty and the Beast" performed even better than expected in its second weekend in theaters, adding $90.4 million to its North American grosses, which now tally at $319 million.

Trump signs legislation rolling back Obama-era regulations

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 4:12pm

President Donald Trump signed a handful of measures Monday rolling back Obama-era regulations under the Congressional Review Act.

Trump creates office to bring business ideas to government

Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 3:44pm

President Donald Trump is establishing a new White House office run by his son-in-law that will seek to overhaul government functions using ideas from the business sector.